Dr Sonia Shilpi

Dr Sonia Shilpi

Research Associate

Global Centre for Environmental Remediation

Career Summary

Biography

Sonia Shilpi is a researcher in environmental remediation since 2012 with better experience in wastewater utilisation, soil science, nutrient management and  bioenergy generation. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture and a Master of Science degree in Soil Science from Sher-E-Bangla Agricultural University, Bangladesh, and a PhD in Environmental Remediation from the University of Newcastle. Sonia's research achievements were well recognised with awards National Science and Information & Communication Technology (NSICT) Fellowship (2009) from Government of Bangladesh for conducting her Master's field experiment.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Remediation, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Bio-Energy or Renewable Energy
  • Nutrient Management
  • Phytoremediation
  • Wastewater Management

Languages

  • Bengali (Mother)
  • English (Fluent)

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
079999 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences not elsewhere classified 50
050399 Soil Sciences not elsewhere classified 25
050299 Environmental Science and Management not elsewhere classified 25

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Research Associate University of Newcastle
Global Centre for Environmental Remediation
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
5/08/2019 - 30/10/2019 Research Associate Faculty of Science | University of Newcastle
Australia

Awards

Award

Year Award
2017 HDR Conference Scholarship
Faculty of Science | University of Newcastle

Research Award

Year Award
2009 National Science and Information & Communication Technology (NSICT)” Fellowship
Ministry of Science and Technology

Scholarship

Year Award
2019 CleanUp 2019 Scholarships
CRC CARE Pty Ltd
2017 CleanUp 2017 Scholarship
CRC CARE Pty Ltd
2015 UNIPRS and CRC CARE Scholarship
Global Centre for Environmental Remediation
2015 CleanUp 2015 Conference scholarship
CRC CARE Pty Ltd
2012 Chinese Government Scholarship 2012/2013 in Bangladesh
Huazhong Agricultural University
2012 University President Scholarship
The University of South Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (5 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2019 Shilpi S, Lamb D, Bolan N, Seshadri B, Choppala G, Naidu R, 'Waste to watt: Anaerobic digestion of wastewater irrigated biomass for energy and fertiliser production', Journal of Environmental Management, 239 73-83 (2019) [C1]
DOI 10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.02.122
Citations Scopus - 2
Co-authors Dane Lamb, Balaji Seshadri, Ravi Naidu, Nanthi Bolan
2018 Shilpi S, Seshadri B, Sarkar B, Bolan N, Lamb D, Naidu R, 'Comparative values of various wastewater streams as a soil nutrient source', CHEMOSPHERE, 192 272-281 (2018) [C1]
DOI 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.10.118
Citations Scopus - 3Web of Science - 2
Co-authors Balaji Seshadri, Ravi Naidu, Nanthi Bolan, Dane Lamb
2014 'Genetic Variability, Correlation And Path Co-Efficient Analysis Based On Vegetative Characters In Bottle Gourd (Lagenaria Siceraria L.)', Advance in Agriculture and Biology, 2 (2014)
DOI 10.15192/pscp.aab.2014.2.1-812
Shilpi S, Nuruzzaman M, Akhter F, Islam MN, Sutradher GNC, 'Response of nitrogen and sulfur on the oil content of sesame and nutrient status of soil', International Journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management, 5 041-041
DOI 10.5958/j.0976-4038.5.1.007
R M, 'The Effect of Wastewater Irrigation Rate on Dry Matter Yield of Selected Field Crops', International Journal of Water and Wastewater Treatment, 3
DOI 10.16966/2381-5299.142
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Dr Sonia Shilpi

Position

Research Associate
Global Centre for Environmental Remediation
Faculty of Science

Contact Details

Email sonia.shilpi@newcastle.edu.au

Office

Room ATC 120
Building Advanced Technology Centre (ATC) Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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